The Fleetside was also available with long bed, riding on a wheelbase of 131. Use Classics on Autotrader's intuitive search tools to find the best classic car, muscle car, project car, classic truck, or hot rod. Trust Ecklers for all of your restoration and replacement needs for your truck, racer, show car, street rod, or daily driver. It also has new door panels and dash. Trim lines were also revamped, ranging from the entry-level Custom to the Custom Deluxe, Cheyenne and top-end Cheyenne Super. Mechanically this truck is turn key!!! It is generally considered a full-size car and was in production from 1965 to 1996. The engine was completely rebuilt and they added a new alternator, starter, aluminum intake, radiator, and carb.
The trucks were identical, in most respects, to the C-Series except that the latter were two-wheel-drive vehicles. . Classics on Autotrader is your one-stop shop for the best classic cars, muscle cars, project cars, exotics, hot rods, classic trucks, and old cars for sale. The Chrome Bumpers look like new!. When we drove this truck it ran strong and straight. Complete pictures and video at www. The styling on the front and rear of the car was refreshed.
At the same time, it acknowledged the growing awareness of vehicle size and fuel consumption. The Caprice was Motor Trend's car of the year in 1977, according to C There were two transfer cases available on Chevy trucks in 1979. This was done to allow for concurrent production of its replacement early in 1987 of the all-new C and K models. The gear ratios are 2. The Malibu featured fiberglass-belted radial ply tires, a full spectrum of safety lights fo For the 1983 model year, Chevrolet changed little in the 4x4 pickups. There are three gear-selector positions, plus neutral.
There were no major changes and very few minor changes for the Suburban during this year span. Scottsdale was next, followed by the top-of-the-line Silverado edition. The 1979 Caprice was part of the third generation of Caprice automobiles. This 1979 Chevrolet Silverado K10 Pickup came to us from the State of Virginia, but it was originally a North Carolina Truck for most of it's life. This truck looks amazing in person and the paint is laser straight. Some of the original emblems as well as the grille were left for originality. The wagon model could seat six people.
Trim Levels and Standard FeaturesCustom Deluxe was the base trim level. The engine has tons of power and every gauge and light works on this truck. The 1987 model year - the final year of production - saw the series designators changed. The interior was also restored and treated to new carpet and the front seat was recovered. The K-Series was offered in three wheelbases. We have all the parts and accessories you need to help restore your 1979 Chevy, at the best prices! You can get in and drive this thing and enjoy it. This truck was treated to a frame off restoration where the frame was completely painted and the truck was taken down to bare metal and painted its original color of Hawaiian Blue done professionally.
You will not find one this nice for the money. Are you looking to buy your dream classic car? They were shuffled for 1975, with the Scottsdale moniker replacing the Cheyenne Super as the top-of-the-line package, while the Custom series was deleted. The mid-sized Chevrolet Malibu was christened after California's world-famous beach town of the same name. There are two high and two low gear-selector positions, plus neutral. By and large, this remained the trim hierarchy for the remainder of series production.
It proved to be a preview for 1981 and the rest of the production run, with an all new simplified front clip, new hood, and single plane grille. Powertrains generally continued as before, except that the 454 cubic inch big block replaced the previous 402. The 1979 model received minor refinements from previous years. A major revision would not happen until 1980. When in high or low lock, the transfer case differential turns the front and rear axles at the same speed.
The car has a solid--if occasionally interrupted--history, and in its 1979 incarnation, it reflected all the sun-and-sand sportiness you'd expect from the model. Chevrolet offered this cab with only a single front bench seat beginning in 1976. Although first introduced in the early 1970s, the strength and durability of these gear boxes make them popular with off-road enthusiasts in 2011. The next year, Chevy was back up to four trim lines with the addition of the Silverado at the top of the series. The paint is straight and extremely nice. Model and ProductionThe Caprice was available as a two-door coupe, a four-door sedan or a four-door station wagon. The rear-wheel drive C-series became the R-series, then the four-wheel drive K-series were renamed the V-series.
New Process made both gear boxes. Exterior FeaturesThe '79 Malibu sedan and coupe share nearly identical exterior dimensions at 192. Rare to find a truck where everything is working. In addition to carrying 1979 Chevy Truck parts, we have parts for all Chevrolet Truck models available. . .